Welcome to New Horizons
New Horizons "Multi Activity" centre is a modern, lively, convivial centre for all those aged 50 and over. At New Horizons we celebrate age, stage and experience. Our aim is to promote active lifestyles and independence. Whether you are looking for new challenges, health support or the opportunity to make new acquaintances, do come and see all that we have to offer.
Membership (75% from K&C Borough; 25% From Non-Borough; waiting list pending.)
The Bradbury Orangery Café will be open from 9.30-4.00pm for food and drinks. (Last service 4.00pm)
PLEASE NOTE: As from Friday 1st April 2016 all classes can only be paid for 1 hour in advance.
For all Physical Activity Classes, there will be NO admittance if you are 10 minutes late. This does not apply to the courses that are advertised as 'Please Book'.
Latest Updates and Amendments to timetable.
USING THE CLOUD 1
Take the first steps in learning about how to use various Cloud servives to save all your files, photos, music etc. Learn how to create an account, upload and copy and transfer files to keep all your documents safe and secure. Starts Friday 21st April 2017, 2-4pm. £3 per class, 6 week course, limited spaces, please BOOK on 020 7590 8970.
IPHONE FOR BEGINNERS
Learn the first steps to using your iphone, from what the location of buttons and their usage are; how to turn on/off, using finger gestures;making calls & texts, how to open apps and much more in this fun and friendly course. Starts Friday 21st April 2017, 10am-12pm. £3 per class, 6 week course, limited spaces, please BOOK on 020 7590 8970.
Learn the practical uses of using various forms of digital media for everyday life and day to day living. From online shopping, communication via email and social media to booking tickets and flights. Starts MONDAY 24th April 2017, 1 - 3pm. £3 per class, 6 week course, limited spaces, please BOOK on 020 7590 8970.
FREE ART TALKS FROM TALKING ARTE
New Horizons in partnership with Talking Arte has some new and exciting free art talks/tours coming up and delivered by art historian Monica Guitierrez del Palacio. Exploring a series of themes, beginning with the Renaissance period, these talks will provide you with not only excellent art history knowledge, but also fun along the way!
Every 1st TUESDAY of the month 2pm - 3.30pm (except April, 25th instead and June, 13th instead)
DATE, VENUE & THEME
Tuesday 7th March - National Gallery | New views of the Renaissance This talk offers a deep understanding of the Renaissance period focusing on both religious and secular paintings from the 13th to the 15th centuries in England, Italy and the Netherlands. This tour of the beautiful Renaissance galleries at the National Gallery offers an enlightened and renewed vision of this fascinating period.
Tuesday 25th April - Victoria and Albert Museum | Christian art and iconography This tour around the Medieval and Renaissance galleries at the Victoria and Albert Museum offers an insight into the beginnings of Christian art and iconography and the forming of Europe as we know it today.
Tuesday 2nd May - Tate Britain | From Enlightenment to Romanticism This talk focuses on the impact that the Napoleonic phenomenon had on British art, considering the period from 1780 to 1830, with a particular emphasis on the work of Turner.
Tuesday 13th June - National Gallery | Impressionism and Neo-Impressionism Enjoy the amazing National Gallery collection learning about the impressionists and neo-impressionists, who opened the door to modern art.
Starts Tuesday 7th March - all talks are FREE and meet at venue
Limited to 10 spaces per tour - For more info or to book: email@example.com or 07949 115 911
Please book with Monica at least a week in advance and kindly contact if you cannot attend.
Intermediate Chess Group
If you would like to play some chess with other intermediate players, we are looking to run a group in the cafe. It would start on Friday's from 1.30pm. If you are interested, please speak with Reception or call 020 7590 8970.
Pilates 1-2-1 with Jocelynne
1-2-1 private Pilates sessions with Jocelynne, Monday mornings at New Horizons. For more information or to book, please call Jocelynne on: 07931 543 226.
|Older volunteers needed! - We are currently looking for older volunteers with various skills, if you think you can help please visit our volunteering page for more details or call the centre on 020 7590 8970|